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pendulum with movable support - Lagrange Mechanics

version (1.8 MB) by Lucas Tassilo Scharbrodt
solve and animate the equations of motion


Updated 11 Jul 2018

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simple example how to use matlab to solve a system of nonlinear ODE's and create an animation from the output
the exaple has 2x degrees of freedom (DOF) : the deflection angle of the pendulum and translation of its support point
The .zip file contains a mp4-video of the animation.

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Lucas Tassilo Scharbrodt (2021). pendulum with movable support - Lagrange Mechanics (, MATLAB Central File Exchange. Retrieved .

MATLAB Release Compatibility
Created with R2017b
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